The School to Prison Pipeline, Privatization, and School Reconstitution.
Manuel Criollo is Director of Organizing at the Strategy Center, and lead organizer of the Center's Community Rights Campaign. He is the son of immigrants from El Salvador and life-long resident of Los Angeles. His work focuses on grassroots leadership development and mentoring organizers-in-training and new organizing staff, as well as lead liaison with LA elected officials, LAPD police chief, and LA Unified School District board. He helped win major reductions in police ticketing of LA high school students for tardiness.